Xyris peteri Poelln.

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Status: Native
Notes: Recently recorded from Mt Namuli.
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: Montane bog and grassland.
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Worldwide distribution: Rwanda, Burundi, Tanzania and Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: Z
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Harris, T., Darbyshire, I. & Polhill, R. (2011). New species and range extensions from Mt Namuli, Mt Mabu and Mt Chiperone in northern Mozambique Kew Bulletin 66(2) Page 247.

Lock, J.M. (2010). Xyridaceae Flora Zambesiaca 13(4) Page 18.

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External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Xyris peteri
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Xyris peteri
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Xyris peteri
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Xyris peteri
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
iNaturalist: Xyris peteri
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Xyris peteri
JSTOR Plant Science: Xyris peteri
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Xyris peteri
Plants of the World Online: Xyris peteri
Tropicos: Xyris peteri
Wikipedia: Xyris peteri

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Xyris peteri.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=208530, retrieved 2 June 2023

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